Computer Aided Geometric Design
This survey paper describes the role of splines in geometry and topology, emphasizing both similarities and differences from the classical treatment of splines. The exposition is non-technical and contains many examples, with references to more thorough treatments of the subject.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Licensed to Smith College and distributed CC-BY under the Smith College Faculty Open Access Policy. 24 month embargo at the request of the publisher.
Tymoczko, Julianna, "Splines in Geometry and Topology" (2016). Mathematics and Statistics: Faculty Publications, Smith College, Northampton, MA.